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Drama set in 1995. Retired Colonel Raoul Duplan is found murdered in his home. In a flashback to 1957, Saint-Arnaud, Algeria, a young recruit Guy Rossi is adopted by Colonel Duplan, who tries to turn him into a torturer. Feeling guilty, Rossi disappears until 1995.

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